OSHA announced on Thursday, April 17, 2008, that the agency is now accepting applications for Susan Harwood Training Grants.
to the announcement, the grants provide training for topics including
combustible dust; falls from scaffolds, ladders and roofs in construction; and
food processing health hazards such as diacetyl exposures in popcorn and other
food flavoring manufacturing facilities.
grants, which may total up to $6.7 million are awarded to nonprofit
organizations to provide training and education programs for employers and
employees on OSHA-selected safety and health topics.
Applications may be submitted until May 23, 2008
at the federal government’s general grants Web site. Visit